Dr. Richard E Gans MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Richard Gans is an ophthalmologist in Cleveland, Ohio and is affiliated with Cleveland Clinic. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Gans accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 53 doctors at Cleveland Clinic who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Cataract Extraction, LenSx, Refractive Cataract Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Cataract, Femtosecond Laser-assisted Cataract Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Cleveland Clinic
Ranked #7 in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1983–1986

Mount Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland
Internship, Transitional Year, 1982–1983

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 25 years in Ophthalmology

OH State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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